Contact & Activities

Participating city

175.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Transport Planning
Claire Fleming
4th Floor Wat Tyler House, Beckhampton Street
SN1 2JH Swindon
++44 01793 466392

Participation 2006

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Race from varous parts of Swindon against the car - bus and cycle on the 22nd September

Stand at Swindon Town Centre - Wharf Green promoting non car forms of transport during the week - we will be using a Thamesdown Transport double decker bus as part of the promotion, free bicycle and health checks

We will be asking the major employers in Swindon to take part in a survey of how employees get to work and promoting a reduction in car usage as an objective during the week and for the future

Promotion at our Leisure venues - such as free drinks etc for those who did not take a car to the venue

Competition for the most innovative non car means of transport to get to the town centre